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Views on NEWS (National Early Warning Score)

Today the Royal College of Physicians released a report titled: ‘National Early Warning Score (NEWS) – Standardising the assessment of acute-illness severity in the NHS’. The report suggests compiling the different types of NHS charts into a single chart, which would be used to monitor patient’s vital signs. The impact of this would be a…

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If LOCOG ran the NHS…

Olympic fever has hit our office in Bermondsey, and it’s got us thinking about the similarities between the health sector and the Games. In the first ever NHS Olympics, we’ve imagined some of the Olympic-level games happening across the health service now. Introducing the NHS Games 2012: Long Jump – NHS civil servants hoping to…

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Boris shows his support for Healthbox

We were delighted to see the Evening Standard’s article on Healthbox with a great quote from London Mayor, Boris Johnson to top it off. He said that Healthbox’s: ‘commitment recognises London as Europe’s science and tech capital, with access to premier academic centres, hospitals and the largest cluster of life science businesses.’

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The Descriptive Data Camera

Photo Credit: Matt Richardson The Descriptive Camera provides a rethink on traditional photography. Instead of producing a photo, it describes what it sees. We loved the idea of interpreting something so differently – viewing data from a unique angle. It’s what we do every day.